The Boys Are Back in Town

1976 single by Thin Lizzy / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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"The Boys Are Back in Town" is a song by Irish hard rock band Thin Lizzy. The song was originally released in 1976 as the first single from their album Jailbreak. It is considered by Rolling Stone to be the band's best song, placing it at No. 272 on the 2021 edition of the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time" list.[1]

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"The Boys Are Back in Town"
1991 Re-release UK 7-inch single
Single by Thin Lizzy
from the album Jailbreak
B-side"Emerald" or "Jailbreak"
ReleasedApril 1976
StudioRamport, London
GenreHard rock
Length4:29 (album version)
4:53 (full version)
3:11 (single version)
LabelVertigo (UK)
Mercury (US)
Songwriter(s)Phil Lynott
Producer(s)John Alcock
Thin Lizzy singles chronology
"Wild One"
"The Boys Are Back in Town"

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